Canon EF 50mm F1.4 Replacement to be Announced in Few Months

Canon EF 50mm F1.4  USM lens

The current EF 50mm F1.4 USM lens

New Canon EF 50mm F1.4 replacement is coming! According to the latest rumors from CR1, this new lens is ready for production and could be announced any time within the next few months.

Below are rumored Specs (take it as a grain of salt):


  • Ring-type USM
  • DOF scale will remain
  • Closer minimum focusing distance than the current lens
  • No IS

Reminder: The 22 year old Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 is now for only $349 (List Price $399) at Amazon US.

Source: CR1

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